February 11, 2013 - 10:08am
It wasn’t the blowout that happened at Auburn three weeks ago, but UK won comfortably 72-62 Saturday afternoon at Rupp.
Behind another typically balanced effort, UK dispatched Auburn 72-62 Saturday afternoon in Lexington. Kyle Wiltjer led the Cats with 14 points, and Willie Cauley-Stein continued his strong play of late with 12 points and four rebounds in 19 minutes. Nerlens Noel added 10 points and 12 rebounds, and...
February 6, 2013 - 3:51pm
Scratch Relaxin
UK took care of business Tuesday night in Rupp Arena, leading by 21 at halftime and never by less than 15 the rest of the way.
South Carolina had a good six minutes.Kentucky continued its hot play of late to pummel South Carolina 77-55 Tuesday night in Lexington. UK dominated the entire way; save for a six minute stretch early in the 1st half that saw South Carolina go on a 16-6 run that turned an 11-2 deficit into an 18-...
January 27, 2013 - 4:31pm
Rupp Arena
Alex Poythress comes alive as the Cats narrowly avoid what would have been a devastating blow to their NCAA tournament resume.
Despite out rebounding LSU by 13, and holding them to 39% shooting while shooting 52%, Kentucky (13-6, 4-2) nearly suffered a devastating blow to its NCAA tournament hopes Saturday in Rupp Arena. After leading by as many as 15 in the first half, and 9 at halftime, LSU stormed back to cut the...
January 16, 2013 - 10:03am
UK had a fight on its hands Tuesday night at Rupp Arena against the Volunteers of Tennessee, but held on to send the Vols to their fourth straight loss.
It’s a good start.After losing the first home SEC game of John Calipari’s tenure Saturday against Texas A&M, UK outlasted the Tenessee Volunteers (8-7, 0-3) 75-65 Tuesday night in Rupp Arena to improve to 11-5 on the season (2-1 SEC). Kyle Wiltjer led the Cats with 17 points off the...
January 3, 2013 - 10:50am
Calipari tinkers with the lineup and sees immediate success as the UK pummeled the Eagles Wednesday at Rupp Arena.
Points were few and far between as Eastern Michigan visited Rupp Arena Wednesday night. After briefly taking a 3-0 lead by winning the tip and draining a 3-pointer on the game’s first possession, the Eagles (7-6) went over four minutes between each of their next three baskets to finish the...